Type of entity
Authorized form of name
McGhee, George Crews
Parallel form(s) of name
Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules
- McGhee, George Crews
Other form(s) of name
- McGhee, George C.
- George C. McGhee
Identifiers for corporate bodies
Dates of existence
George Crews McGhee was a Rhodes Scholar and a wealthy oil prospector. During World War II, he became a naval air intelligence officer, and then worked for the state department. He served as Ambassador to Turkey from 1951-1953, later becoming Undersecretary for Political Affairs, and ambassador to West Germany. He helped shape US economic and petroleum ties on a global scale, and wrote several books about his experiences.
Functions, occupations and activities
Mandates/sources of authority
US LCNAF n 83021234
Rules and/or conventions used
ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families
Level of detail
Dates of creation, revision and deletion
This record was created by Beth Bayley on November 1, 2012.